Egyptian in Queens

Kabab Cafe

Chef Ali is a larger-than-life personality and an anchor on the Steinway strip known as Little Egypt – though his creative, earthy food, often served straight from the frying pan to your plate, ranges much further t…
Egyptian in Queens


A legendary restaurant in the Steinway strip of Arab businesses, Mombar is worth a visit for the decor alone – its collage style of found objects was assembled over years as chef Mustafa saved money to open the plac…
Moroccan in East Village & Lower East Side

Cafe Mogador

Family-run Mogador is a long-running NYC classic, serving fluffy piles of couscous, chargrilled lamb and merguez (a spicy lamb or beef sausage) over basmati rice, as well as satisfying mixed platters of hummus and b…